Written to meet the
New York Next Generation Learning Standards.
Measuring Up to the New York Next Generation Learning Standards
Grades 3–8
Measuring Up, revised and updated to the Next Generation Learning Standards, offers standards-based instruction to meet the needs of NY students.
  • Use to supplement your curriculum or for intervention, before-school or after-school programs, and summer school
NY Next Generation Learning Standards-Driven Achievement
  • Lessons designed to offer more support for collaborative teaching with additional opportunities to model instruction.
  • Introduce concepts by connecting what students will learn; to what they may already know; to real-world examples.
  • Greater emphasis on academic language to support learning complex content and abstract ideas
  • Scaffold learning with guided instruction, questions, hints, and checklists at point of learning with additional opportunities to model.
  • Learning Together Activity provides a collaborative activity included in every lesson aligned to the specific standard.
  • Share It! Supports Culturally Responsive-Sustaining Education Framework
  • Two Independent Practices included in every lesson. First practice includes question supports and offer more beginning items. Second practice includes a mix of levels with emphasis on more rigorous types and include multiple choice and constructed response items.
  • Motivate students to master the NY Next Generation Learning Standards with checkpoints, hints, turn and talk, think about it, sketch it and other prompts.
The robust Teacher’s Edition offers:
  • Instruction to incorporate the real-world lesson goal
  • Differentiation for struggling, advanced, and English language learners
  • Scoring rubrics, checklists, and graphic organizers.
2- full length Practice Tests per subject area and per grade level.
  • Written to the NY Next Generation Learning Standards
  • Format emulates and prepares students for NY State Test.
  • Prescriptive answer guide will include an alignment to the Next Generation Learning Standards
  • Use results to re-teach and remediate
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Standards-based literacy instruction features:
  • Foundational and word knowledge skills to academic vocabulary building
  • Language conventions and writing composition with specific handbook that supports Anchor Standards L.1 and L.2 and offers instruction and examples for each skill
  • Informational text and literature of varying text types, genre and complexity to match the updated lexile levels
  • Integration of knowledge and ideas
  • Building knowledge drawing upon previously read or known information
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View Lesson Samples
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Grade 3 - Lesson 17
Grade 6 - Lesson 4
Lessons lead to mastery of mathematical concepts with:
  • Broad written and verbal interactions
  • Making connections between and among concepts
  • Multi-step complex problem solving
  • Procedural skills and fluency
  • Integrated mathematical practices
  • Various problem-solving solutions
  • Balance of conceptual understanding, procedural skill and application
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View Lesson Samples
Click on the links below to view sample lessons.
Grade 3 - Lesson 7
Grade 8 - Lesson 12